Posts under Inspirational

What is the Average Age of Entrepreneurs?

Updated: August 3, 2019 | Business, Inspirational | 2 Comments

The average age of entrepreneurs is 40 years old. This is the arithmetic mean age when people started their most successful business or launched a high-growth startup. This age is the result of research and studies done in the Kauffman Foundation, Duke University, the Founder Institute, and many others. Does this mean that a lot […]

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10 Signs That Change Is Coming To Your Financial Life (And Will Get Better Soon)

Updated: April 10, 2019 | Inspirational, Mindsetting | 10 Comments

Think about who you were last year. Where were you? What were you doing? What were your worries? How about five years ago? Is who you are now the same as the person you were back then? Day after day, we seem to live our lives the same way; but pause for a moment to […]

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7 Things That Are Far Better Than The Extra Day You’re Getting This February

Published: February 15, 2016 | Inspirational, Life Lessons | No Comments

We get an extra day this year in February, thanks to the scientists who calculated the Earth’s exact orbit and revolution. But what good is that extra day to us? For most people, it’ll just be an ordinary day — except maybe for those who were born on February 29th. Fortunately, there are other things […]

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Entrepreneurship Lessons from a 16-Year-Old Inventor

Published: December 14, 2015 | Business, Inspirational | No Comments

Sixty percent of people with dementia wander off, especially at night, causing much stress for both patients and caregivers. Today, I’d like you to meet Kenneth Shinozuka, a teen inventor who came up with a novel solution to help people with Alzheimer’s and their families with this issue. When he was six years old, a […]

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How Much Are You Getting Paid to Give Up On Your Dreams?

Updated: November 12, 2017 | Inspirational | 8 Comments

The daughter of a friend asks, “So mommy, if you would be doing one thing that you really, really like right now, what would that be?” “I’d be making custom clothes for little girls,” my friend replies. “So what’s stopping you from doing it?” her daughter asks back. My friend was at a loss for […]

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In The End, Your Success Will Speak For Itself

Published: November 2, 2015 | Inspirational | 4 Comments

I like reading motivational quotes on social media. They are not only uplifting and inspirational, but they also give you an idea of what it takes to be successful in life. If you’ve encountered any of them, then you know how these posts sometimes focus on persistence, discipline, and determination; on how it will be […]

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Life Lessons from Ashton Kutcher

Updated: October 15, 2017 | Inspirational, Life Lessons | 6 Comments

Christopher Ashton Kutcher is an American actor, producer, investor and former model. While he’s more popularly known as a comedian, this guy actually has more depth than you’d expect. Below is his acceptance speech when he won the Ultimate Choice title during the 2013 Teen Choice Award. It’s a 4-minute speech about the three life […]

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The Power of Belief: Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

Updated: September 29, 2018 | Inspirational, Mindsetting | 2 Comments

The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability, we will be brittle in the face of adversity. These are words from Josh Waitzkin, a multi-talented athlete and author, who learned early on in his life, the power of belief and how it can help you succeed in life. Below, […]

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Life Lessons From A Farmer’s Son

Published: June 6, 2015 | Inspirational | 5 Comments

Last year, I had the privilege to attend a 3-day workshop organized by the Philippine Development Foundation (PhilDev) on Global Entrepreneurship. It was a great experience because apart from the business knowledge I gained, I was also able to network with several successful entrepreneurs. Among those who I met was Sir Dado Banatao, who was […]

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The Time You Have (In JellyBeans)

Published: May 1, 2015 | Inspirational, Life Lessons | 1 Comment

Have you ever really thought about the time you will spend on Earth? Have you ever wondered how that time can quickly pass us by? How fleeting our life’s moments are, and how much of it we waste on things that don’t really matter in the long run. This video below can give you a […]

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5 Ways To Kill Your Dreams

Published: April 23, 2015 | Inspirational | 1 Comment

All of us want to invent that game-changing product, launch that successful company, write that best-selling book. And yet so few of us actually do it. TED Fellow and Brazilian entrepreneur Bel Pesce breaks down five easy-to-believe myths that ensure your dream projects will never come to fruition.

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